Category Archives: Media Practice Research

Explosions, Sex and Murder

I recently gave a talk about the Curzon Memories App and The Lost Cinemas of Castle Park app at the Digital Cultures Research Centre “Wednesdays After Work” seminar on 12 December entitled: The title was obviously designed to mimic lurid … Continue reading

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City Strata / Cinemapping research outcomes

Since launching the Curzon Memories App in March 2012 I’ve been busy working on another cinema-related project as part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council REACT Hub ‘Heritage’ sandbox, which might be of interest.  The City Strata project was a … Continue reading

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New Curzon Memories App Video

I’ve just uploaded a new promo of the Curzon Memories App which you can view below: Filmed by Sy Taffel and featuring Jess Linington.

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Curzon Memories App as interactive documentary

I spoke about the Curzon Memories App at the recent idocs2012 conference hosted by UWE’s Digital Cultures Research Centre at Watershed.  I hadn’t really thought I was making a documentary the whole time I was developing the app, but with … Continue reading

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Whiteladies Picture House creative team filming the Curzon launch

Alan Mandel Butler and the creative team behind the campaign to save the Whiteladies Picture House are joining us at the cream tea to launch the Curzon Memories App today and will film the event and interview manager Gareth Negus … Continue reading

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Curzon Memories app @ #idocs2012

I gave a presentation on the Curzon Memories App at the i-docs 2012 conference on Friday which was hosted by the DCRC and held at the Watershed Media Centre, as part of the Layered Reality panel. The talk focused on … Continue reading

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New vid about the Curzon Memories App

Video documentation about the Curzon Memories App – video by Sy Taffel, starring Jon Dovey, Constance Fleuriot, Jess Linnington of the Digital Cultures Research Centre, UWE: Curzon Memories App Documentation from Charlotte Crofts on Vimeo.

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Curzon memories app wins #MeCSSA poster prize!

The Curzon memories app and projection hero were on display at MeCCSA 2012 the annual conference of the subject association of Media, Communications and Cultural Studies. The project won the poster prize, so the milky bars are on me! The … Continue reading

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Curzon Memories App invited to MA Masterclass at Sussex

I’m off to Brighton next Wednesday, 19 October, to present on the Curzon Memories App to the MA Masterclass Programme at University of Sussex, School of Media, Film and Music.  The masterclass is aimed at a series of MAs in Digital … Continue reading

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Curzon Memories App at International Museum Theatre Alliance conference

Have been invited to present on the Curzon Memories App at the IMTAL (International Museum Theatre Alliance) mini-Conference at MShed Bristol this weekend, Sat 15 October, 2pm. I will be focussing on the use of dramatisation in the Curzon Memories … Continue reading

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